14 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

14 days in United Kingdom Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United Kingdom holiday maker

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Llandudno
— 1 night
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Bamburgh
— 2 nights
Drive
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Fort William
— 2 nights
Drive
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Isle of Skye
— 2 nights
Drive
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Inverness
— 2 nights
Drive
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Edinburgh
— 2 nights
Fly
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London
— 2 nights
Fly

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Llandudno

— 1 night
Llandudno is a seaside resort, town and community in Conwy County Borough, Wales, located on the Creuddyn peninsula, which protrudes into the Irish Sea. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Conwy Castle, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bodnant Garden, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Great Orme. On the 9th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Caernarfon Castle, step into the grandiose world of Penrhyn Castle (National Trust), and then take in the pleasant sights at Llandudno Promenade.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Llandudno trip itinerary maker site.

Manchester to Llandudno is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train. May in Llandudno sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can drive to Bamburgh.

Things to do in Llandudno

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 8 — 9:

Bamburgh

— 2 nights
Bamburgh is a village and civil parish on the coast of Northumberland, England. On the 10th (Mon), explore the historical opulence of Bamburgh Castle, then make a trip to Lindisfarne Priory, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Ross Back Sands Beach. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, kick back and relax at St Aiden Beach, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Bamburgh online trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Llandudno to Bamburgh in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In May in Bamburgh, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can drive to Fort William.

Things to do in Bamburgh

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 9 — 11:

Fort William

— 2 nights
Fort William is the second largest settlement in the Highlands of Scotland with around 10,000 inhabitants – and the largest town: only the city of Inverness is larger.Fort William is a major tourist centre, with Glen Coe just to the south, Aonach Mòr to the east and Glenfinnan to the west, on the Road to the Isles. Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Glenfinnan Viaduct, add some adventure to your tour with Rockhopper Sea Kayaking - Day Tours, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ben Nevis, and finally admire the sheer force of Steall Waterfall. On the 13th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the views at Glen Coe, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Nevis Range Mountain Resort, and then appreciate the history behind Commando Monument.

To find reviews and more tourist information, refer to the Fort William online holiday planner.

Drive from Bamburgh to Fort William in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Fort William

Nature · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 11 — 13:

Isle of Skye

— 2 nights
Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): get a dose of the wild on Plockton Seal Trips, step into the grandiose world of Eilean Donan Castle, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Portree Harbour. On the 15th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape at The Quiraing, then explore the striking landscape at Kilt Rock, and then take in the dramatic natural features at The Old Man of Storr.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Isle of Skye visit planner.

Drive from Fort William to Isle of Skye in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Isle of Skye are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Nature · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 13 — 15:

Inverness

— 2 nights

Gateway to the Highlands

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Urquhart Castle, then take in the history at Culloden Battlefield, and then learn insider's secrets on a distillery tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Mon): stroll through RZSS Highland Wildlife Park, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at Highland Wildlife & Birdwatch Safaris, and then kick back and relax at Nairn Beach.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Inverness trip planner.

You can drive from Isle of Skye to Inverness in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In May, daytime highs in Inverness are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Inverness

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 15 — 17:

Edinburgh

— 2 nights

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
On the 18th (Tue), take a tour of Royal Yacht Britannia, explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Scotch Whisky Experience, and finally take some stellar pictures from Calton Hill. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rosslyn Chapel, take a stroll through Edinburgh Old Town, then pause for some serene contemplation at St Giles' Cathedral, and finally contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh trip planner.

Traveling by car from Inverness to Edinburgh takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. May in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can catch the flight to London.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 17 — 19:

London

— 2 nights

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Big Ben, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, then make a trip to Buckingham Palace, and finally admire the masterpieces at National Gallery. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Tower of London, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, and then admire the masterpieces at The British Museum.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the London trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by flight from Edinburgh to London takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay May 19 — 21:

United Kingdom travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Castles
Home to an impressive 25 World Heritage sites, the United Kingdom, which includes England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, has hundreds of museums to explore, thousands of parks and gardens to stroll through, and tens of thousands of communities to discover. From Land’s End in the south to John O’Groats in the north, the country is packed with tourist attractions that can fill a range of itineraries. With nearly 30 million tourists visiting every year, the UK is ranked among the top ten holiday destinations in the world. Known for its royalty, this country also represents a diverse patchwork of native and immigrant cultures. Although Britannia no longer rules the waves, it possesses a captivating history and a dynamic modern culture, both of which remain hugely influential on the rest of the world.